Click on this link to hear the actress Emily Blunt (Young Victoria, Devil Wears Prada) read the story "The Cast" from Sum. She is one of the dozens of terrific actors who read for the audio book.
The "umwelt" is the slice of an animal's ecosystem that it can sense. The rest is invisible....
In the wake of the Aurora movie theater shooting, many people had the same questions: What kind of derangement is indicated by the horrific acts of James Holmes? What is wrong with his brain? How will his mental state play out in the courts?
Designing how we would like to experience our universe...
I've had the good fortune to collaborate on stage a couple of times with author Philip Pullman.
Read David's Op-Ed piece in The New York Times regarding time and Obama's withdrawal plan.
Wednesday is Indigo Blue: Discovering the Brain of Synesthesia has been awarded the Montaigne Medal, Eric Hoffer Award for Books.
David has been named a John Simon Guggenheim Fellow. He will use the fellowship opportunity to pursue the genetics and neuroimaging of synesthesia.